„Hope costs nothing.“

—  Colette

Letzte Aktualisierung 3. Juni 2021. Geschichte
Colette Foto
französische Schriftstellerin, Kabarettistin und Journalist… 1873 - 1954

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Cesare Pavese Foto

„Things which cost nothing are those which cost the most. Why? Because they cost us the effort of understanding that they are free.“

—  Cesare Pavese Italian poet, novelist, literary critic, and translator 1908 - 1950

This Business of Living (1935-1950)

Terry Goodkind Foto

„Contemplation seems to be about the only luxury that costs nothing.“

—  Dodie Smith, buch I Capture the Castle

Quelle: I Capture the Castle

Stephen King Foto

„Everyone loves something for nothing… even if it costs everything.“

—  Stephen King, buch Needful Things

Quelle: Needful Things

„It costs nothing to ask wise advice from a good friend.“

—  George S. Clason, buch The Richest Man in Babylon

Quelle: The Richest Man in Babylon

Tad Williams Foto

„Nothing is without cost. There is a price to all power, and it is not always obvious.“

—  Tad Williams novelist 1957

Quelle: Memory, Sorrow, and Thorn, The Dragonbone Chair (1988), Chapter 10, “King Hemlock” (p. 142).

„55: LISP programmers know the value of everything and the cost of nothing.“

—  Alan Perlis, Epigrams on Programming

Epigrams on Programming, 1982

Michael Elmore-Meegan Foto

„The price of doing nothing is far greater than the cost of error.“

—  Michael Elmore-Meegan British humanitarian 1959

All Will be Well (2004)

Thomas Fuller (writer) Foto

„3660. Nothing costs so much as what is given us.“

—  Thomas Fuller (writer) British physician, preacher, and intellectual 1654 - 1734

Introductio ad prudentiam: Part II (1727), Gnomologia (1732)

Winston S. Churchill Foto

„When you have to kill a man it costs nothing to be polite.“

—  Winston S. Churchill Prime Minister of the United Kingdom 1874 - 1965

Variante: When you have to kill a man, it costs nothing to be polite.

Robert Burton Foto

„Who cannot give good counsel? 'Tis cheap, it costs them nothing.“

—  Robert Burton, buch Anatomie der Melancholie

Section 2, member 3, Air rectified. With a digression of the Air.
The Anatomy of Melancholy (1621), Part II

Nigel Cumberland Foto

„There may also be a cost of not acting in the first place and sometimes doing nothing is not an option“

—  Nigel Cumberland British author and leadership coach 1967

page 210
Your Job-Hunt Ltd – Advice from an Award-Winning Asian Headhunter (2003), Successful Recruitment in a Week (2012) https://books.google.ae/books?idp24GkAsgjGEC&printsecfrontcover&dqnigel+cumberland&hlen&saX&ved0ahUKEwjF75Xw0IHNAhULLcAKHazACBMQ6AEIGjAA#vonepage&qnigel%20cumberland&ffalse, Managing Teams in a Week (2013) https://books.google.ae/books?idqZjO9_ov74EC&printsecfrontcover&dqnigel+cumberland&hlen&saX&ved0ahUKEwjF75Xw0IHNAhULLcAKHazACBMQ6AEIIDAB#vonepage&qnigel%20cumberland&ffalse, Secrets of Success at Work – 50 techniques to excel (2014) https://books.google.ae/books?id4S7vAgAAQBAJ&printsecfrontcover&dqnigel+cumberland&hlen&saX&ved0ahUKEwjF75Xw0IHNAhULLcAKHazACBMQ6AEIJjAC#vonepage&qnigel%20cumberland&ffalse
Kontext: It is not just a question of needing courage to do something. There may also be a cost of not acting in the first place and sometimes doing nothing is not an option, with the challenge being to minimize the potential risks of any choice you do make.

„To hope for nothing, to expect nothing, to demand nothing. This is analytical despair.“

—  James Hillman American psychologist 1926 - 2011

Quelle: Suicide and the Soul

Oscar Wilde Foto

„Nothing should be out of the reach of hope. Life is a hope.“

—  Oscar Wilde, Eine Frau ohne Bedeutung

Quelle: A Woman of No Importance

José Saramago Foto

„To hope, Hope in what, Hope, just hope, one reaches a point where there is nothing but hope, and that is when we discover that hope is everything.“

—  José Saramago, buch The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis

Quelle: The Year of the Death of Ricardo Reis (1993), p. 108

Thornton Wilder Foto

„Hope, like faith, is nothing if it is not courageous; it is nothing if it is not ridiculous.“

—  Thornton Wilder, buch Der achte Schöpfungstag

The Eighth Day (1967)

Haruki Murakami Foto

„There is nothing so cruel in this world as the desolation of having nothing to hope for.“

—  Haruki Murakami, buch Mister Aufziehvogel

Quelle: The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle

Robert Frost Foto

„And nothing to look backward to with pride,
And nothing to look forward to with hope.“

—  Robert Frost American poet 1874 - 1963

"The Death of the Hired Man" (1914)
Variante: And nothing to look backward to with pride, and nothing to look forward to with hope.

Robert Jordan Foto
Cornelia Funke Foto

„Hope. Nothing is more intoxicating.“

—  Cornelia Funke, Inkheart trilogy

Quelle: Inkdeath

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